Archaeology for Kids

Author: Richard Panchyk
Publisher: Chicago Review Press
ISBN: 1613740263
Format: PDF, Docs
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This activity book features 25 projects such as making a surface survey of a site, building a screen for sifting dirt and debris at a dig, tracking soil age by color, and counting tree rings to date a find, teaches kids the techniques that unearthed Neanderthal caves, Tutankhamun's tomb, the city of Pompeii, and Tenochtitlan, capital of the Aztec empire. Kids will delight in fashioning a stone-age tool, playing a seriation game with old photographs of cars, "reading" objects excavated in their own backyards, and using patent numbers to date modern artifacts as they gain an overview of human history and the science that brings it back to life.

Dig This

Author: Michael Avi-Yonah
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780822532002
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How Archaeologists Uncover Our Past

Archaeologists Dig for Clues

Author: Kate Duke
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0064451755
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Archaeologists on a dig work very much like detectives at a crime scene. Every chipped rock, charred seed, or fossilized bone could be a clue to how people lived in the past. In this information-packed Let’s-Read-and-Find-Out Science book, Kate Duke explains what scientists are looking for, how they find it, and what their finds reveal.

Storytimes for Children

Author: Stephanie G. Bauman
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9781598845655
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This text presents a compilation of the best of ideas from a group of library science graduate students, providing creative and engaging programs geared especially for children ages 0-12. * Contains 86 storytime programs from a variety of contributors, covering children from toddler-age to pre-teen * Storytimes combine reading, poetry, song, and activities * Chapters are delineated by age group, with separate storytime themes arranged in alphabetical order

Galileo for Kids

Author: Richard Panchyk
Publisher: Chicago Review Press
ISBN: 161374188X
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Biography of the man who invented the telescope and proved the earth revolves around the sun. Includes activities.

The Heart of Wisdom Teaching Approach

Author: Robin Sampson
Publisher: Heart of Wisdom Publishing Inc
ISBN: 9780970181671
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"The Heart of Wisdom Teaching Approach is for all homeschoolers who want to make the Bible the center of their school day. This giant 500+ page book provides you with the methods, program, and resources for a course of study where students spend half the school day studying God?s Word and the other half studying God?s world (academics). Students study history chronologically and science in the order of the days of Creation. This book will encourage, motivate you and instruct you, step by step, how to give your child a Bible-focused, comprehensive education from preschool through high school; one that will train him or her to read, to study, to understand, to love to learn and, most importantly, to desire and seek true wisdom. This approach can be used for all grade levels" --from the publisher.

Empires of Ancient Mesopotamia

Author: Barbara A. Somervill
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1604131578
Format: PDF, ePub
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Discusses the people, land, culture, religion, and legacy of ancient Mesopotamia, which is now known as the country of Iraq.

Children of the Past

Author: Lois Miner Huey
Publisher: Millbrook Press
ISBN: 1512438782
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Do you have much in common with kids from long ago? Sure, their clothes and homes looked different. They ate different food and might not have ever gone to school. But they also made art—just like you. They helped their families with chores—just like you. They played with friends and siblings, and they explored the world around them. Archaeologists know about the lives of children from the past because of what they left behind: toys, tools, clothes, and more. So get ready to travel back in time and check out the lives of kids—from European cave kids twenty thousand years ago to American Indian kids one thousand years ago.

Present to Past Buried Treasure

Author: Pfiffikus
Publisher: Pfiffikus
ISBN: 9781683775867
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Can you imagine how exciting it is to be digging up buried treasures? Maybe some of these treasures are hidden in your backyard! Take a look and explore the world of royalty, wealth some of the most awesome projects yet. And when you're done reading, ask permission to do some digging! Grab a copy of this educational book today!

Paleo Bugs

Author: Timothy J. Bradley
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 9780811860222
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Introduces young readers to the large creatures that crawled upon the earth over 500 million years ago and were the ancestors of the insects and other arthropods that we have today.